Idea slashes internet rates by up to 45% in small schemes

Telecom operator Idea Cellular today announced slashing of mobile internet rates by up to 45 per cent by increasing quantity of data offered in schemes having less than 1 GB usage.

“Idea users can get up to 45 per cent more data benefits on sachet packs below 1 GB. Idea offers a wide range of 4G,3G,2G sachet data packs priced between Rs 8 and Rs 225,” Idea said in a statement.

The 2G data pack priced at Rs 19 offering 75 MB data for 3 days, will now offer 110 MB data for 3 Days – a 45 per cent more value to the customer, for the same price, the statement said.

Similarly, a 4G or 3G data pack for Rs 22 which offers 65 MB data for 3 Days will now give 90 MB 3G data for 3 days, which is 38 per cent more data benefit to the customer, it added.